Zach Vournas is a fourth-year business major at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. For about five years he has helped around the VCT office doing a variety of jobs such as packaging coffee samples, roasting, and marketing. During the summer Zach is working full time at the office as an intern, continuing to expand his knowledge about the coffee industry. In addition to working for VCT he volunteers at the local food bank and summer camps in order to give back to the community.
Favorite quote: “It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” ― Theodore Roosevelt
Favorite Coffee: Costa Rica El Tigre
One thing we would be surprised to know about him: “He has hiked Mount Whitney, the tallest mountain (at 14,000 ft) in the Continental United States.
What he likes do for fun: hiking, camping, and snowboarding.